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Simple Spanish Wikipedia[edit]

main page Requests for new languages (Wikipedia Simple Spanish 3)
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This decision was taken by the language committee in accordance with the Language proposal policy based on the discussion on this page.

The closing committee member provided the following comment:

Simple Spanish fails the uniqueness criterion for eligibility, namely that it be sufficiently unique that it could not coexist on a more general wiki. Simple Spanish also does not have the required ISO 639-3 code except as a subset of Spanish, which is covered by the current Spanish Wikipedia. —Pathoschild 21:41:08, 11 October 2008 (UTC)
Proposal summary
  • Language details: simple Spanish (Español , [1] ISO 639-3)
  • Editing community: NYC43 20:55, 11 October 2008 (UTC)(P), (N)Reply[reply]
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    name if you are a native speaker of this language.
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Spanish is the second most spoken language in the world and one of the main languages in America (mostly in California, Florida, and Texas). This language can be hard on those who can't speak it fluently. By doing this, it helps to provide the means of helping people read simple spanish. There is about 377,299,171 (or more) speaking it. Also, english has a | simple version of itself, so why shouldn't Spnaish have it?

--NYC43 20:55, 11 October 2008 (UTC)Reply[reply]

How much more simpler could Spanish get? Its orthography is simpler than Italian's, as Italian features è and é -- IlStudioso 23:06, 3 February 2009 (UTC)Reply[reply]

This has already been requested an rejected Requests for new languages/Wikipedia Simple Spanish, --birdy geimfyglið (:> )=| 21:18, 11 October 2008 (UTC)Reply[reply]